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The New Zealand Herald
Children's Commissioner urges lift in age limit for Youth Court17 to 18, but ministers are believed to be divided over whether to raise the ag
Children's Commissioner urges lift in age limit for Youth Court
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
17 to 18, but ministers are believed to be divided over whether to raise the age limit for youth justice. Helen Clark's Labour Government introduced a bill to raise the age for leaving both state care and youth justice to 18 in 2008 but the bill... Read more
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Sporting Life
Wales out of Games runningAdam Price said: "Rather than show resilience and send a clear message that Wal
Wales out of Games running
Sporting Life / Posted 14 hours ago
Adam Price said: "Rather than show resilience and send a clear message that Wales can weather the Brexit storm, the Labour Government seems to be resigning to the fact that the challenges facing our economy are insurmountable."If anything,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Wales out of the running to stage 2026 Commonwealth Games amid Brexit fearsAdam Price said: "Rather than show resilience and send a clear message that Wal
Wales out of the running to stage 2026 Commonwealth Games amid Brexit fears
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
Adam Price said: "Rather than show resilience and send a clear message that Wales can weather the Brexit storm, the Labour Government seems to be resigning to the fact that the challenges facing our economy are insurmountable. "If anything,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew Littleto the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs in Wellington in which he
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew Little
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
to the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs in Wellington in which he chose to accentuate bipartisan issues. The Labour Government's anti-nuclear policy in 1984 led to the suspension of the New Zealand from the Anzus security alliance,... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Newham MPs and councillors back Owen Smith for Labour leadershipof the Labour Party. The letter signed by the councillors explains that voting
Newham MPs and councillors back Owen Smith for Labour leadership
Newham Recorder / Posted 16 hours ago
of the Labour Party. The letter signed by the councillors explains that voting for Mr Smith is the “only path forward to a Labour Government and putting a stop to the immense damage the Tories are doing to our communities and our nation” and claims... Read more
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express
Top Labour donor lays into Corbyn and urges party to move to the rightmillion Labour voters. "Because of our electoral system – first-past-the-post
Top Labour donor lays into Corbyn and urges party to move to the right
express / Posted 17 hours ago
million Labour voters. "Because of our electoral system – first-past-the-post – he was still able to get elected as a Labour government. "Assem seems to think a Labour government under any circumstance is a good idea, it’s not necessary a... Read more
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iafrica.com
SA will avoid recession- GordhanFinance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Credit: AFP Finance minister Pravin Gordhan i
SA will avoid recession- Gordhan
iafrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Credit: AFP Finance minister Pravin Gordhan is concerned about SA’s labour market which has been plagued by strikes and above inflation wage demands. The minister was speaking at a NedGroup Investment Summit in... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SA will avoid recession- GordhanFinance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Credit: AFP Finance minister Pravin Gordhan i
SA will avoid recession- Gordhan
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 20 hours ago
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Credit: AFP Finance minister Pravin Gordhan is concerned about SA’s labour market which has been plagued by strikes and above inflation wage demands. The minister was speaking at a NedGroup Investment Summit in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Now it’s time to walk the talk with ratings agencies: GordhanSpeaking at the NedGroup Investment Summit in Sandton‚ Gordhan said labour‚ gov
Now it’s time to walk the talk with ratings agencies: Gordhan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 hours ago
Speaking at the NedGroup Investment Summit in Sandton‚ Gordhan said labour‚ government and the private sector had worked tirelessly in the first half of the year to prevent the country from being downgraded to junk status. Representatives from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Government pest control plans laudable, not feasible, say anti-1080 groupspredator free would cost up to $25m alone. In addition, DOC's funding had been
Government pest control plans laudable, not feasible, say anti-1080 groups
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
predator free would cost up to $25m alone. In addition, DOC's funding had been reduced by some $56m a year on the last Labour government budget, he said. However, West Coast Regional Council chairman Andrew Robb welcomed the announcement. He... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew Littleto the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs in Wellington in which he
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew Little
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
to the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs in Wellington in which he chose to accentuate bipartisan issues. The Labour Government's anti-nuclear policy in 1984 led to the suspension of the New Zealand from the Anzus security alliance,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Government pest control plans laudable, not feasible, say anti-1080 groupspredator free would cost up to $25m alone. In addition, DOC's funding had been
Government pest control plans laudable, not feasible, say anti-1080 groups
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
predator free would cost up to $25m alone. In addition, DOC's funding had been reduced by some $56m a year on the last Labour government budget, he said. However, West Coast Regional Council chairman Andrew Robb welcomed the announcement. He... Read more
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Times of Malta
Certainly not absoluteneeds beefing up and turned into a proper specialised court In the throes of t
Certainly not absolute
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
needs beefing up and turned into a proper specialised court In the throes of the industrial dispute between Dom Mintoff’s Labour government and the MAM (the Medical Association of Malta, though the use of the word Malta was banned in those... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Andrew Little's speech to the Industry Training Federationof these homes will be required to develop the next generation of tradespeople
Andrew Little's speech to the Industry Training Federation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
of these homes will be required to develop the next generation of tradespeople in order to be part of the scheme.The next Labour Government is going to put more emphasis on workplace training, making more resources and support available for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Future of Work: Major reform of careers and apprenticeships26 July 2016Major reform of careers and apprenticeships to meet Future of WorkT
Future of Work: Major reform of careers and apprenticeships
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
26 July 2016Major reform of careers and apprenticeships to meet Future of WorkThe next Labour Government will transform careers advice in high schools to ensure every student has a personalised career plan, Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Labour timeline for South renewalSouth Dunedin's renewal will be showing "good progress'' within six years of el
Labour timeline for South renewal
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
South Dunedin's renewal will be showing "good progress'' within six years of electing a Labour government, party leader Andrew Little says. Mr Little toured South Dunedin with Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull, Dunedin South MP Clare Curran, Dunedin North MP... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ryedale delegate calls on Labour to adopt fracking banmassive levels of heavy goods traffic and diesel pollution. “Thirsk and Malton
Ryedale delegate calls on Labour to adopt fracking ban
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
massive levels of heavy goods traffic and diesel pollution. “Thirsk and Malton Labour Party expect the energy policy of a Labour government to set a clear principle of “people before profit” and to actively support renewable means of generating... Read more
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The New Statesman
Sarah Champion wants to un-resign and join Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet againof weapons reductions. It takes years of negotiations. I am proud of my party’s
Sarah Champion wants to un-resign and join Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet again
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
of weapons reductions. It takes years of negotiations. I am proud of my party’s record on nuclear disarmament. The previous Labour Government was the first nuclear-armed power in the world to commit to the goal of a world free from nuclear weapons.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Former Wellington mayor honoured for serviceother achievements from her time in local government Ms Prendergast cites secur
Former Wellington mayor honoured for service
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
other achievements from her time in local government Ms Prendergast cites securing $220 million from the Helen Clark Labour Government for social housing in Wellington, creating the waterfront boulevard of trees from the stadium to the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dairy farmers in loss mode till 2019 at leastwhich banks may well have concerns about,'' Mr Robertson said. He accused Nati
Dairy farmers in loss mode till 2019 at least
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
which banks may well have concerns about,'' Mr Robertson said. He accused National of having "sat on the sidelines'', saying a Labour government would diversify the economy, produce higher value products and have improved land use decision-m... Read more
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Times of Malta
Data chief refuses to shed light on secret energy dealswould have on “the ability of the government to manage the Maltese economy”. T
Data chief refuses to shed light on secret energy deals
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
would have on “the ability of the government to manage the Maltese economy”. The energy agreements signed by the Labour government have been the subject of controversy over the past three years. The Opposition even filed a motion in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Grant Robertson interviewed by Corin DannTVNZQ + AEpisode 920GRANT ROBERTSONInterviewed by CORIN DANNCORIN I wonder if y
Grant Robertson interviewed by Corin Dann
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
TVNZQ + AEpisode 920GRANT ROBERTSONInterviewed by CORIN DANNCORIN I wonder if you could give us a sense of how a future Labour government would navigate its way through its economic issues in a world of post-Brexit, of potentially a Donald Trump... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
44,780 patients returned to GP: LabourColeman's spokeswoman said today he was not immediately available. But she note
44,780 patients returned to GP: Labour
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Coleman's spokeswoman said today he was not immediately available. But she noted his earlier statement that the then-Labour Government in 2006 had estimated that around 25 per cent of all GP referrals to specialists were returned to GP care,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Labour leadership contender Owen Smith sent death threat like Jo Cox“a stupid, naive and embarrassing thing to do.” Read More He said: “It’s one
Labour leadership contender Owen Smith sent death threat like Jo Cox
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
“a stupid, naive and embarrassing thing to do.” Read More He said: “It’s one of the proudest achievements of the last Labour government to bring peace to Northern Ireland. I was charged with improving relations with political parties which had... Read more
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walesonline
I've had death threats, admits Labour leader hopeful Owen Smithdelicate practicalities of Tony Blair’s Good Friday Agreement. He said: “It’s
I've had death threats, admits Labour leader hopeful Owen Smith
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
delicate practicalities of Tony Blair’s Good Friday Agreement. He said: “It’s one of the proudest achievements of the last Labour government to bring peace to Northern Ireland. I was charged with improving relations with political parties which had... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Owen Smith's on how his mining family background made him who he isin and change things.”Smith joined the Labour Party aged 16 He said: “It’s one
Owen Smith's on how his mining family background made him who he is
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
in and change things.”Smith joined the Labour Party aged 16 He said: “It’s one of the proudest achievements of the last Labour government to bring peace to Northern Ireland. “I was charged with improving relations with political parties which... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kerre McIvor: US Navy visit is a sign of our maturitystance and willing to stick two fingers to the patriarchal, authoritarian power
Kerre McIvor: US Navy visit is a sign of our maturity
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
stance and willing to stick two fingers to the patriarchal, authoritarian power trying to tell us what to do. The fourth Labour Government swept into power in 1984, in part because of the no-nukes debate. Then Prime Minister Robert Muldoon called... Read more
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This is West Country
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launchdon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch « Shropshire Stardon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launchdon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Bury Times
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launchdon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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guardian-series
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launchdon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Express and Star
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch « Express & Stardon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Harrow Times
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launchdon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Gazette News
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launchdon't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary
Jeremy Corbyn to rally Labour activists at leadership campaign launch
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
don't get this yet. They think a movement is something instead of parliamentary politics. It's not. It's what will make a Labour government possible. "We have lost the last two general elections. We cannot carry on as before. No one... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Alone in his bunker, Jeremy Corbyn plots the downfall of everyone who's humiliated him. It's a long listthey will not feel it. The only reason they currently fund the Labour Party, af
Alone in his bunker, Jeremy Corbyn plots the downfall of everyone who's humiliated him. It's a long list
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
they will not feel it. The only reason they currently fund the Labour Party, after all, is that they hope one day to have a Labour government that will legislate to the benefit of their members. They see their money as an investment, and like most... Read more
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Evening Standard
Jeremy Corbyn 'threatened to ring Labour MP's father over criticism'vow to tackle discrimination in the workplace. The embattled leader is set to
Jeremy Corbyn 'threatened to ring Labour MP's father over criticism'
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
vow to tackle discrimination in the workplace. The embattled leader is set to use the leadership contest to set out how a Labour government can tackle the "five ills" of 21st century Britain - inequality, neglect, insecurity, prejudice and... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Casino plans in Yarmouth still in limbo - but could the site reopen as a caravan park?as a 10-screen cinema, a 22-lane bowling alley, and a combination of restaurant
Casino plans in Yarmouth still in limbo - but could the site reopen as a caravan park?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
as a 10-screen cinema, a 22-lane bowling alley, and a combination of restaurants and bars, were revealed in 2007 as the Labour government gave the go-ahead for eight large casinos including Yarmouth’s, and eight smaller ones, as a way of... Read more
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The New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn smacks down Owen Smith's offer of Labour presidentwith a lack of policy and insufficient concern for gender equality, he announce
Jeremy Corbyn smacks down Owen Smith's offer of Labour president
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
with a lack of policy and insufficient concern for gender equality, he announced a proposal that addressed both. The next Labour government, he announced, would force all companies with more than 21 employees to publish equality pay audits. In an... Read more
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walesonline
Jeremy Corbyn made fun of Owen Smith as he launched his campaignone comment in a press release about a report commissioned by Pfizer before I w
Jeremy Corbyn made fun of Owen Smith as he launched his campaign
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
one comment in a press release about a report commissioned by Pfizer before I worked there, at a period in which the last Labour government was using the word choice to describe getting private providers to do hip and knee and cataract... Read more
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heraldscotland
Corbyn offers 'hand of friendship' to rebellious MPsout not only how Labour would campaign against such injustices in opposition bu
Corbyn offers 'hand of friendship' to rebellious MPs
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
out not only how Labour would campaign against such injustices in opposition but also detailing the measures the next Labour government would take to overcome them and “move decisively towards a society in which opportunity and prosperity are... Read more
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International Business Times
Jeremy Corbyn warns Labour MPs could face reselection as he extends 'hand of friendship' only how Labour will campaign against these injustices in opposition, but also
Jeremy Corbyn warns Labour MPs could face reselection as he extends 'hand of friendship'
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
only how Labour will campaign against these injustices in opposition, but also spelling out some of the measures the next Labour government will take to overcome them and move decisively towards a society in which opportunity and prosperity is... Read more
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The New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn's confident performance shows he believes he'll win againwith a lack of policy and insufficient concern for gender equality, he announce
Jeremy Corbyn's confident performance shows he believes he'll win again
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
with a lack of policy and insufficient concern for gender equality, he announced a proposal that addressed both. The next Labour government, he announced, would force all companies with more than 21 employees to publish equality pay audits. In an... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn hopes Owen Smith 'will come on board' with publicly owned NHSsay too many women are still paid less than men despite the Equal Pay Act. "I
Jeremy Corbyn hopes Owen Smith 'will come on board' with publicly owned NHS
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
say too many women are still paid less than men despite the Equal Pay Act. "I am making the commitment today that the next Labour government will require all employers with more than 21 staff to publish equality pay audits detailing pay, grade and... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour leadership: Read Jeremy Corbyn's full speech as he launches bid to retain top job how Labour will campaign against these injustices in opposition ... but also sp
Labour leadership: Read Jeremy Corbyn's full speech as he launches bid to retain top job
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
how Labour will campaign against these injustices in opposition ... but also spelling out some of the measures ... the next Labour government will take to overcome them ... and move decisively towards a society in which opportunity and prosperity is... Read more
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Daily Star
Jezza Corbyn insists "Labour is STRONGER" since he took over as leaderwho had delivered a "real difference". He posted on a live Facebook feed: "We
Jezza Corbyn insists "Labour is STRONGER" since he took over as leader
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
who had delivered a "real difference". He posted on a live Facebook feed: "We will set out some of the measures the next Labour government will take to overcome them. "A government under my leadership will move decisively towards a society in... Read more
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The News and Star
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowthey could be fined unless they publish equality pay audits. Mr Corbyn will us
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
they could be fined unless they publish equality pay audits. Mr Corbyn will use the leadership contest to set out how a Labour government will tackle the "five ills" of 21st century Britain - inequality, neglect, insecurity, prejudice and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn vows to force firms to reveal pay inequalities at campaign launchsay too many women are still paid less than men despite the Equal Pay Act. "I
Jeremy Corbyn vows to force firms to reveal pay inequalities at campaign launch
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
say too many women are still paid less than men despite the Equal Pay Act. "I am making the commitment today that the next Labour government will require all employers with more than 21 staff to publish equality pay audits detailing pay, grade and... Read more
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walesonline
Watch Jeremy Corbyn launch his campaign to be Labour leadercould be fined unless they publish equality pay audits. Mr Corbyn said he will
Watch Jeremy Corbyn launch his campaign to be Labour leader
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
could be fined unless they publish equality pay audits. Mr Corbyn said he will use the leadership contest to set out how a Labour government will tackle the "five ills" of 21st century Britain - inequality, neglect, insecurity, prejudice and... Read more
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birminghammail
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowthey could be fined unless they publish equality pay audits. Mr Corbyn will us
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
they could be fined unless they publish equality pay audits. Mr Corbyn will use the leadership contest to set out how a Labour government will tackle the "five ills" of 21st century Britain - inequality, neglect, insecurity, prejudice and... Read more
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